For many people, wizardry is an intriguing subject. The allure of the crafting of magic is frequently told in books, films and imagination. The inquisitive nature, poise, power, and mystical abilities fills quite a few people with envy. Wizards are generally depicted as male witches and are common in different cultures with their folktales and myths. Depending on the lore, wizards are people thought to possess magical powers or to command supernatural forces. Wizards can use their power for good or bad. A little more about the basics concerning wizards is what we at Carve Me A Bear Chainsaw Carvings! would like to share today.
Is a Wizard Considered Good or Evil?
Wizards are depicted as dangerous, evil, or at the least dishonest in most legends and myths. Additionally, wizards, and even witches, are not completely human in some cultures and lore. Even if they are not naturally evil as they are fully determined to harm human life, wizards and witches may be possessed by demons or wicked spirits, more often than not. For the sole purpose of hurting others, ordinary men and women may learn magic. Wizards and witches are referenced as sorcerers and sorceresses. There is a distinguished difference between good magicians, or medicine men, and the bad magicians, or sorcerers, in many traditions however, like African for example. They are discernible nonhuman witches in either case, however. The belief in wizards and witches was widespread during the Middle Ages in Europe. Potentially leading to them being tortured and executed, this was an epidemic that thousands of women, and even some men, were accused of witchcraft. The fear of witches and wizards were brought with them when the English settlers came to the North America boarders. In fact, the witch hunts resulted in the execution of 19 people in 1692 Salem, Massachusetts. Accusations of witchcraft can lead to violence, even in modern days in some parts of the world. Not all are depicted as evil, and these figures are supernatural related to forces beyond the normal world as some witches and wizards are magical or miraculous. Wizards have the power to perform good or evil acts in many folklore, movies, books, and other stories.
What Does a Wizard Wear?
Wearing dark robes and pointy hats European and American folklore stereotype is an elderly man or women as they also have the ability to take on other forms. When they commune with evil spirits or opt to take on different forms, the often transform into black cats as well. In Japanese legends the familiars are owls and in Africa it is monkeys, however.
Wizard Chainsaw Carvings in Las Vegas, Nevada, Helena, Montana & Nampa, Idaho
As a result, the different wizards and paraphernalia because of their adoration, there are quite a few admirers of the omniscient beings and defenders a man. To offer unique chainsaw carvings of wizards for any collector, Carve Me A Bear! Chainsaw Carvings is equally enthusiastic with wizards. Even one carved from a dead tree or stump among other places, you can have a mythical wizard watching over the landscaping. Call us to learn more today!